Canyonlands National Park Newswire

Canyonlands National Park Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Canyonlands National Park.

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  1. State to sell Needles Outpost land, bidding starts at $1 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Courtesy of Needles Outpost Tracey Napoleone and Gary Knecht ran The Needles Outpost near Canyonlands National Park for for nearly 20 years before the Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration evicted them last year, citing a string of confrontations with visitors. Now SITLA intends to auction this 640-acre section, which abuts the new Bears Ears National Monument.

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  2. Cheapo Travel: 10 ways to save on camping in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Wave

    The Lower Basins Zone is outlined by the white rim edge as seen from the Murphy Campsite on the White Rim Trail on October 26, 2007 in Canyonlands National Park, Utah. Marla Jo Fisher and her family enjoy a private BLM campsite near Calf Creek Falls in Escalante-Grand Staircase National Monument in Utah.

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  3. Letter: Oppose the monumentRead the original story

    Monday Feb 20 | Deseret News

    ... the land for their own profit. For example: try to get a permit for a White Rim campsite in Canyonlands National Park. Good luck. The campsites are clogged by tour companies who are charging dearly for the public to use public land. Black Diamond ...

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  4. No Backpacking In Arches National Park For NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | National Parks Traveler

    ... the park's front country. If Arches is on your vacation planner this year, you might consider Canyonlands National Park next door, or wait until November to visit. This is where the NPS would like to go with all backpacking. They would like to end ...

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  5. Playing it coolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Manoa resident Ty Aldinger, left, with former Maui boy Steve Fisher at the Canyonlands National Park parking lot in Park City, Utah. Fisher operates the Maui Ski Bus enterprise with his two dogs and a double dose of aloha.

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  6. March 2017 Jeep ShotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Four Wheeler

    ... The 11-day road trip took Hamada and his family through Colorado's Alpine loop and Utah's Canyonlands National Park and Moab. In tow the entire trip was his M416 military trailer. Over the 2,100-mile journey, Hamada swears the kids never asked, "Are ...

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  7. America's National Parks are Vital Film TreasuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Filmexperience.blogspot.com

    ... its national (and international) film industries. Thelma & Louise shot its climactic send-off in Canyonlands National Park, countless westerns called the Monument Valley of the Colorado Plateau (which is chocked full of federally reserved land) ...

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  8. Bears EarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | VoluntaryXchange

    ... Ears? It's pretty much all of the light gray in the middle of the map. It will butt up against Canyonlands National Park (the top center), and the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area to the left and bottom. Panning out even more, we can see that it ...

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  9. Needles Campground reservations available for upcoming seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Deseret News

    Loop A of the Needles Campground in Canyonlands National Park will be available for use by reservation only beginning March 15. Visitors may reserve sites March 15 through June 30 and Sept. 1 through Oct. 31. Sites in Loop A are available on a first-come, first-served basis all other times of the year.

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  10. Advanced Multi-Day "Dark-Sky" Timelapse Workshops Announced in Moab, UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Cameratown.com

    ... time lapses for licensing, television, and movies. Moab, Utah is home to Arches National Park and Canyonlands National Park, and is located just 90 minutes from Grand Junction, CO or a beautiful four hour drive from Salt Lake City. Workshop ...

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  11. Reservations Coming To Needles District Campground In Canyonlands National ParkRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2017 | National Parks Traveler

    Campsites in many national parks are becoming harder and harder to snag as visitation to the parks increases, and some of the hardest sites to land have been in the Squaw Flat Campground of Canyonlands National Park due to its remote location and first-come, first-served policy. That is changing.

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  12. Needles Campground Reservations Available for Upcoming SeasonsRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Canyonlands National Park

    Loop A of The Needles Campground in Canyonlands National Park will be available by reservation only beginning March 15, 2017. Visitors may reserve Loop A sites March 15 through June 30 and September 1 through October 31. Sites in Loop A are available first-come, first-served all other times of the year.

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  13. Trekkers students learn from mock interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    ... region of Colorado. They will explore several national parks, such as Mesa Verde, Arches and Canyonlands National Park, and learn about the flora, fauna and environmental issues in the area. They will also complete a service project and participate ...

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  14. Trekkers Students Complete Life Skills CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... region of Colorado. They will explore several national parks, such as Mesa Verde, Arches, and Canyonlands National Park, and learn about the flora, fauna and environmental issues in the area. They will also complete a service project and participate ...

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  15. An outdoor bucket list for January through AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... then you just might be in perfect shape to hike to the River Confluence in the Needles quadrant of Canyonlands National Park this month. This hike is 10.4 miles roundtrip, and is relatively flat in terms of elevation gain, but don't let that fool ...

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  16. (Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Last month, the Bureau of Land...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... has long sought a right of way for. Motorized enthusiasts want the trail - near the entrance to Canyonlands National Park's Needles District - to bridge popular riding areas on either side of State Route 211. John Fellmeth and other county officials ...

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  17. Federal land managers approve ATV trail within what is now Bears Ears National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... has long sought a right of way for. Motorized enthusiasts want the trail - near the entrance to Canyonlands National Park's Needles District - to bridge popular riding areas on either side of State Route 211. John Fellmeth and other county officials ...

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  18. Letter: Treasure the monumentRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... ranchers trailed 500 head of cattle across the newly created monument in protest. The creation of Canyonlands National Park proved no exception to the traditional clash of interests between those supporting the creation of parks and those that want ...

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  19. The president did the right thing: Bears Ears National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... the same hackneyed chords used by Utah's governor more than 50 years ago: He opposed creating Canyonlands National Park because the state might need all those rocks for building material. The so-called compromise plan introduced by Utah ...

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  20. Bears Ears, Jigsaw Piece In Southeastern Utah's National Park Landscape, Declared National MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2016 | National Parks Traveler

    ... designation includes much of land long desired by conservationists to provide the "completion" of Canyonlands National Park . While the U.S. Bureau of Land Management will work with the U.S. Forest Service in overseeing the new monument as the Bears ...

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